Afghanistan – Attack against the police headquarters in Kabul (February 1st, 2016)

France condemns the attack carried out on February 1 in Kabul against the headquarters of the Afghan National Civil Order Police (ANCOP), which killed a large number of people and injured several dozen others.

We extend our condolences to the victims’ families. We assure Afghanistan of our solidarity in the fight against terrorism.

ANCOP is an elite Afghan police unit and a key component of the Afghan security structure. France has supported it since its inception.